Hank and My Honky Tonk Heroes

Karen Burns

Hank and My Honky Tonk Heroes is Lagniappe Theatre Company’s first show to completely book in from Nashville.  Jason Petty is brilliant as Hank Williams and he brings his entire band with him as they recreate a magical night that will transport you back to a Hank Williams concert.  This nostalgic look at Hank Williams and his influence on country music is amazing!  Don’t miss Jason Petty’s Obie Award-winning performance as he brings Hank’s music back to life in this insightful, energetic show. 

Jason also pays tribute to those who influenced Hank and those Hank influenced.  Some of these artists include:  Jimmie Rodgers, Roy Acuff, Ernest Tubb, The Carter Family, George Jones, Webb Pierce, and more!  Jason re-creates such Williams’ hits as “I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry”, “Your Cheatin’ Heart”, “Hey Good Lookin’ “, “Kaw-Liga”, “Cold Cold Heart”, “Lovesick Blues”, “You Win Again” and many more. But this astonishing show is more than just a Hank Williams tribute…thus the title. Backed by an authentic four-piece band, Hank and My Honky Tonk Heroes will make you smile, make you cry, and make you clap your hands and stomp your feet with excitement.  This show is a must see for all country music fans!  This Hank Williams Tribute show is the greatest one around.  Absolutely guaranteed to impress, entertain, and satisfy any country music listener and Hank Williams fan.  Jason Petty is spot on as Hank, and a riot to watch.  Don’t miss this one night only show! 

Hank and My Honky Tonk Heroes will take the stage Friday, September 17th at 7:00pm at Tioga High School Auditorium.  You’ll pay for the whole seat, but you’ll only need the edge!  Tickets are available at Cenla Broadcasting, 1115 Texas Ave., Alexandria, at www.lagniappetheatre.com, or by calling (318) 48-STAGE.